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17 hrs ago | Mashable

Why Aren't We Farming Octopus?

Octopuses grow quickly, have lots of tasty flesh and are found all over the world.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Spain, World News, Oceanography

Yesterday | GhanaWeb

Tilapia ban must be backed with concrete plan'

The Ghana Agricultural Workers Union, GAWU is demanding government to announce its strategic policy to increase local tilapia production following a ban on its importation.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Buzzle.com

Pangasius Fish Nutrition Facts

This Buzzle article presents nutrition data of the Pangasius fish, a mild-flavored, farm-raised fish, that is mostly produced and exported by South Asian countries.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Nutrition, Life, Food, Dieting, Food and Drug Administration, Seafood

The Daily Townsman

New manager takes over at Trout Hatchery

Lance Page has taken over managerial duties from Ken Scheer, who retired in July, and is embarking on a new chapter in his career.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Sunday Herald

Landcatch takes stake in US rival

Landcatch, the Scottish producer of salmon smolts and eggs, has taken a 45 per cent stake in a rival from the United States which is the world's largest producer of rainbow trout eggs.

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Related Topix: Genetics, Medicine

Hispanic Business

Major Awards Will Help Fund Transformational Research at Waterloo

Results are expected to help ecologists in the aquaculture industry raise healthier stock and may also assist health professionals in understanding how people deal with thermal extremes.

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SciDev.Net

Ocean science for development in SIDS: Facts and figures

Sarah Grimes explores why small-island states need good ocean monitoring - and why it still fails them in some areas.

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Related Topix: Environment

Hispanic Business

Fisheries of the Caribbean, Gulf, and South Atlantic; Aquaculture

Proposed rule; request for comments. CFR Part: "50 CFR Parts 600 and 622" RIN Number: "RIN 0648-AS65" Citation: "79 FR 51424" Document Number: "Docket No.

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Business Journal

Scottish firm buys nearly half of Troutlodge, a rainbow trout egg producer

Troutlodge Inc., the Bonney Lake company that bills itself as the world's largest rainbow trout egg producer, is being partially acquired by a Scottish firm.

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Seeking Alpha

Marine Harvest's (MNHVF) CEO Alf-Helge Aarskog on Q2 2014 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Good morning and welcome to the presentation of the Second Quarter 2014 for Marine Harvest.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science

GhanaWeb

Ghana bans tilapia imports

Ghana has banned, with immediate effect, all tilapia imports, according to Fisheries and Aquaculture Minister Sherry Ayittey.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

The Chronicle Herald

Oyster farm plans rapped

New provincial regulations covering oyster aquaculture are needed, say opponents of a proposal to farm the crustaceans in Pictou County.

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Related Topix: Canada, World News,

The New Zealand Herald

Changes affecting the health of oceans - opinion

The ocean regulates our climate while generating half of the oxygen we breathe. More than three billion people worldwide rely on fish as a significant source of protein.

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CBC News

Ottawa's new aquaculture rules would permit harmful dumping

The federal government is proposing new aquaculture regulations that would permit the dumping of harmful substances on the ocean bottom beneath fish farms.

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Related Topix: Agriculture

Northumberland Echo

Aquaculture ordinance to change

When it met Thursday night, Northumberland County's planning commission hadn't much choice about recommending a change in the county ordinance regarding the harvest or production of aquacultural products in agricultural zones.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science

Grist Magazine

Why Connecticut is doing sushi right

New Haven is not known for its sushi, and sushi isn't known for being sustainable.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Dining

Marlborough Express

US in for treat from leftovers

Pet treats made from Marlborough's unwanted blue mussels and salmon bits are to be launched on to the United States market from next month, as well as being tested on Prime Minister John Key's cat Moonbeam.

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Related Topix: Oceania, New Zealand, World News

Malaysian National News Agency

Maritime Country Not Only Related To Issue Of Fish

To become a maritime country, it is not only the questions of fish, sea, and transportation, according to Maritime and Fisheries Minister Sharif Cicip Sutardjo.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Plastics may pose a greater threat than climate change

The world's leading expert on the poisoning of the oceans has described how he was "utterly shocked" by the true amount of plastic floating on the sea, warning that it potentially posed a bigger threat to the planet than climate change.

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Related Topix: Oceanography, Science, Long Beach, CA

Lake Cowichan Gazette

Haida Seafood Products graduates Old Massett divers

Haida Seafood Products is pleased to announce that seven Old Massett dive students have successfully completed the "Restricted Surface Supply" diver certification course delivered in Old Massett by DiveSafe International.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Seafood, Agriculture, Science

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